Answers

Solutions by everydaycalculation.com

Answers.everydaycalculation.com » Add fractions

Add 90/27 and 6/10

1st number: 3 9/27, 2nd number: 6/10

90/27 + 6/10 is 59/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 27 and 10 is 270
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 27 × 10 = 270,
    90/27 = 90 × 10/27 × 10 = 900/270
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 27 = 270,
    6/10 = 6 × 27/10 × 27 = 162/270
  4. Add the two fractions:
    900/270 + 162/270 = 900 + 162/270 = 1062/270
  5. 1062/270 simplified gives 59/15
  6. So, 90/27 + 6/10 = 59/15
    In mixed form: 314/15

MathStep (Works offline)

Download our mobile app and learn to work with fractions in your own time:
Android and iPhone/ iPad

Related:

© everydaycalculation.com